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Paul McCartney and Britney Spears to perform in Abu Dhabi today

Let’s be honest here. Now that the Eid buzz has died down, it’s all about the Abu Dhabi Formula One F1 Grand Prix this weekend; the Flash Entertainment concerts and the hot racers burning rubber on the Yas Marina Circuit from November 11.

But while all roads are leading to the capital, there are those who don’t understand what the fuss is all about. And just for you, Emirates 24|7 has brought you gripping action and cultural delights in your own backyard.

Abu Dhabi Formula F1 Grand Prix

It’s the Grand Prix weekend and all roads are leading to the capital’s Yas Marina Circuit on Yas Island, where racing world’s greatest players will battle it out for the coveted pole position.

But the action is not limited to the circuit. Yasalam, the citywide entertainment programme returns with new surprises and breathtaking events for the entire community, including concerts by music icons Britney Spears on November 11, The Cult and Incubus on November 12 and Sir Paul McCartney the following day as the grand finale.

Off the island, the Abu Dhabi Corniche Beach concerts will feature superstar performances from Lebanese icon Najwa Karam, Saber Al Robai, British R’n’B sensation Jay Sean, Wyclef Jean, K-Pop artists Seo in Young, Nine Muses, and many others lined up to rock the bustling beach party during Yasalam.


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